Social Sciences

Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022

  • Structural Violence and Maternal Health Care in sub-Saharan Africa: A Theoretical Perspective

    Simona Simona

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 194-200
    Received: May 30, 2022
    Accepted: Jun. 20, 2022
    Published: Jul. 05, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ss.20221104.11
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    Abstract: This paper is intended to contribute to the debate about the influence of the social structure on maternal healthcare in sub-Saharan Africa in view of the increased interest to consider broader social determinants of health in social, medical, and public health research. The concept of structural violence was deployed as an overarching framework th... Show More
  • Psychosocial Aspects of Risk-Taking Practices of Street Sweepers in the Town of Korhogo

    Taiba Germaine Ainyakou, Alice Namodé Dosso Epse Binaté, Coulibaly Tcheregnimin Bintou

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 201-207
    Received: Jul. 18, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 04, 2022
    Published: Aug. 12, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ss.20221104.12
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    Abstract: This study focuses on the social logic linked to the psycho-social aspects of the risk-taking practices of street sweepers in the city of Korhogo. To do so, it relied on a qualitative study of a sample of 35 street sweepers and 5 institutional actors. The results of this study showed that the practices of these women expose them to several diseases... Show More
  • Trends in the Study of the Organizational Socialization of Employees in the Employment Relationship: Theoretical Framework and Research Perspectives

    Aboubakar Roukatou, Zamba Guidkaya

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 208-219
    Received: Jul. 26, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 12, 2022
    Published: Aug. 24, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ss.20221104.13
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    Abstract: This article aims to better understand the concept of organizational socialization of employees, a concept that has been largely integrated in the majority of work in recent years relating to the attitudes and behaviors of individuals in the employment relationship. Emerging from the different debates between several fields of investigation includi... Show More
  • The Use of Narrative Analysis of a Children's Book for Studying the Subjective Picture of the Author's World

    Svitlana Kucherenko

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 220-225
    Received: Feb. 16, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 18, 2022
    Published: Aug. 29, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ss.20221104.14
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    Abstract: This article studies the metaphorical narrative of “Adventures of Wind, Cloudette and Plumelet” by T. Pavlyuk; the metaphors of the futility of efforts (rains in the desert) and helplessness (passivity) are identified through the narrative analysis. The scheme of structuring the experience of the narrative’s author by J. Bruner is used, namely, lan... Show More
  • Mali Children's Villages: Socio-Educational Environment for Socialization of Orphans

    Sissoko Mamadou, Tamara SKaya Nina Vasilvna

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 226-232
    Received: Jan. 25, 2022
    Accepted: Feb. 15, 2022
    Published: Aug. 31, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ss.20221104.15
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    Abstract: Since 2012, Mali has been going through an unprecedented security crisis. Armed terrorist groups and Tuareg separatist movements in northern Mali start a war and carry out attacks against civilian populations, symbols of the State such as the administration, the army, schools, and the judicial system. In 2017, the conflict took on a new dimension i... Show More
  • From the Application of Gestalt Anesthetics in Modern Design Cases to the Exploration of the Conservation and Renewal of Old Blocks

    Dong Rui, Zhu Yilin

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2022
    Pages: 233-244
    Received: Aug. 23, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 27, 2022
    Published: Aug. 31, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ss.20221104.16
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    Abstract: This thesis, on a general basis, is theoretically based on the figure-ground relation and the principle of grouping in Gestalt Anesthetics and analyzes the application of Gestalt principle in modern design. Besides, it conducts a relevant case study concerning the public space in the old blocks in Hangzhou City, Shangcheng District, Xingyuan Lane. ... Show More